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Culture Counts - Flying Arts

Surveying clients using paper-based surveys is business as usual for Flying Arts Inc. CEO, Kerryanne Farrer reflects on what the organisation learnt about surveying educator workshops using Culture Counts' digital platform as part of Arts Queensland's 2016 pilot.

29 May 2017

‘Dance to Health’ – a story of the arts and the health mainstream

Tim Joss, founder and Chief Executive of Aesop in the UK discusses how the arts can be used to address major health issues.

17 May 2017

7 things to read this weekend

Catch up on your reading this long weekend.

28 Apr 2017

How a group of volunteer committee members became change agents

A little over a year ago, the Cooroy Butter Factory adopted a new business model which has benefitted not only the local arts community, but the town itself. Leading the change process is a very dedicated volunteer Management Committee, appointed by Noosa Shire Council for their business acumen.  

20 Apr 2017

Culture Counts - Blue Roo

Blue Roo Theatre Company Inc. was one of 10 companies to participate in the 2016 Culture Counts pilot. Clark Crystal reflects on how Culture Counts helped Blue Roo to measure their ability to connect with their community.

12 Apr 2017

Art, health and wellbeing

On World Health Day, we look back on some examples of the role arts can play in supporting mental health

7 Apr 2017
Dancer in outback. Six Foot Circus (Mount Isa) and 2017 Anywhere Theatre Festival

Investment fund enhances Queensland's arts

The Arts Business Innovation Fund (ABIF) was established three years ago as an initiative of Arts Queensland, in partnership with Positive Solutions, Foresters Community Finance, and Creative Enterprise Australia. The investors in the Fund are the Queensland Government and the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation.

28 Mar 2017

Culture Counts - Brisbane Writers Festival and UPLIT

Cassandra Ramsay and Edwin Parra share insights gained in using Culture Counts in surveying audiences for UPLIT’s two events – INSPIRE Festival and Brisbane Writers Festival 2016.

16 Mar 2017

Artists in Residence Program – 2016-17 applications

AIR 2016-17 will support 15 diverse projects in Qld schools and kindergartens including projects in remote Aboriginal communities, a theatre project in a special school and a rap project in a youth detention centre.

6 Mar 2017